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Manager, International Tax Reporting

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Date: Feb 11, 2018

Location: New York, NY, US

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Location: New York, New York, United States
No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 57961

This role encompasses (1) review of tax accounting for international operations and (2) special tax projects which include transfer pricing as it relates to bill out of Corporate overhead expenses and (3) calculation of Research & development (R&D) tax credit. The individual would work with finance and global tax teams to ensure that tax reporting of key overseas subsidiaries is in accordance with ASC 740, ensure that Corporate overhead expenses are billed out in accordance with transfer pricing rules and R&D tax credit is accurate and complete. The candidate must have an in-depth knowledge of tax reporting for international operations under ASC 740 and experience with domestic tax compliance.


Tax Reporting Review For Key Overseas Subsidiaries

  • Review current and deferred income tax provision prepared by overseas subsidiaries
  • Review transactions documented in tax balance sheet accounts analysis prepared by overseas subsidiaries
  • Review balance sheet test for deferred tax asset and liabilities prepared by overseas subsidiaries
  • Effectively communicate review comments with overseas subsidiaries to ensure that tax reporting is accurate and complete
  • Keep up to date with current international tax developments that impact tax accounting and work with overseas subsidiaries and global tax team to ensure that impact is accounted for
  • Perform research under ASC 740 and effectively communicate conclusions


Special Tax Projects

  • For Corporate overhead billouts, liaise with Senior Tax Counsel and Finance team to understand Corporate overhead to bill out process, methodology and accounting, ensure billout is completed timely and taxes recorded are accurate.
  • For R&D credit, collect and review R&D projects from R&D center and work with external tax advisors to determine R&D tax credit.



  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field required
  • Master’s in Accounting or Taxation preferred
  • At least 8-10 years of experience in tax accounting and tax compliance required with minimum 4 years in Public Accounting OR minimum 8 years experience in Private, operating at Manager level or above.
  • CPA license, preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of tax reporting under ASC 740 and conduct research as needed
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be highly motivated and demonstrate leadership experience in working with teams on cross-functional projects and multitasking
  • Must demonstrate proficient use of tax software and have good excel skills
  • Readiness to travel annually as needed (estimated at 10%)

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application.  Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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